So all in all, skinflint Sam can make trouble for the folk that make trouble for him.
I call it getting a bit on account by forcing the hand of a skinflint.
He was a skinflint, and he made money—they say he burned the plant down for the insurance, but I don't know.
skinflint, an old and popular simile for a close-fisted, stingy person.
This skinflint of a farmer will hear you, for the man was gazing at the trio of lads with angry eyes.
And then he told me what I have told you—all about skinflint Sam and his dealings with him.
I knew you was a skinflint when Amelia married you and you've made her as bad as yourself.
Does skinflint ever think his candle is snuffy or burns dimly?
skinflint Sam bowled along, paddle-punt fisherman to Ragged Run merchant.
It's fitting that I call Carter what he is, and he's a skinflint.